Nepal | September 25, 2020

Nepal COVID-19 Update: 1170 new cases, 879 recoveries, 15 fatalities recorded on Monday

THT Online
Share Now:

KATHMANDU: Nepal’s Health Ministry, in its regular press briefing, shared the latest updates on coronavirus contagion from across the country, and government’s response to the health crisis.

As of today, 851,405 tests through Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) method have been carried.

At present, there are 6,892 people under quarantine in various facilities across the country. The number of active cases Nepal, currently, is 15,393.

1,170 new cases of the coronavirus infection were registered today taking the national tally to 55,329.

Read Also:

As many as 879 persons earlier diagnosed with the disease, admitted in various healthcare facilities, have been discharged following recovery in the last 24 hours. With the recent addition, the national COVID-19 recovery tally has now reached 39,576.

On Monday, 15 more persons succumbed to the coronavirus infection. With this, Nepal’s COVID-19 death toll has advanced to 360.

Read More: Highest single-day Covid-19 deaths recorded today, fatality toll stands at 360

Ministry Spokesperson Dr Jageshwor Gautam stated that talks downplaying the looming COVID-19 pandemic and its consequences have been circulating across media platforms. He appealed the public to take the prevalent situation cautiously and to refrain from such unreliable misinformation.

As of today, the country has witnessed 55,329 cases of the coronavirus infection while 39,576 people have been discharged from hospitals. Meanwhile, 360 COVID-19 fatalities have been confirmed.


Follow The Himalayan Times on Twitter and Facebook

Recommended Stories:

More from The Himalayan Times:

Perfection of Wisdom: Sacred texts of 'Pragya Paramita' inscribed in gold

KATHMANDU, SEPTEMBER 25 The holy book of 'Pragya Paramita' (Perfection of Wisdom) being inscribed in golden letters by guthi members for its preservation at the Golden Temple in Lalitpur on September 24, 2020. Thursday. The holy book contains transcriptions of Buddhist scriptures and is rewritten Read More...

Nepal Covid-19 Update: 1497 new cases, 457 recoveries, 17 deaths on Thursday

KATHMANDU: Nepal’s Health Ministry, in its regular press briefing, shared the latest updates on coronavirus contagion from across the country, and the government’s response to the health crisis. As of today, 955,923 tests through Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) method have been carried where Read More...

Former Australia cricketer Dean Jones passes away at 59

KATHMANDU: Former Australia batsman Dean Jones died on Thursday after suffering a heart attack in Mumbai. Jones was 59. He was currently in India as a commentator for the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL). Star India confirmed of Jones' passing away through a statement. "He died of a sudden car Read More...

Tiny Rubik's Cube goes on sale in Japan for anniversary

TOKYO: A tiny but playable Rubik's Cube, so little it fits on your fingertip, has gone on sale in Japan for 198,000 yen, or about $1,900, for delivery starting in December. Billed as a "super-small" Rubik's Cube, it was created to mark the 40th anniversary of when the original 3-D puzzle went on Read More...

De Bruyne, Lewandowski, Neuer on UEFA player of the year shortlist

BERLIN: Kevin De Bruyne, Robert Lewandowski and Manuel Neuer have been short-listed for the UEFA men's Player of the Year award, European football's governing body said on Wednesday. Lewandowski guided Bayern Munich to their sixth Champions League title, finishing as the competition's top scorer Read More...

Hyderabad replace injured Marsh with Holder for rest of IPL

DUBAI: Sunrisers Hyderabad's Australian all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has been ruled out of the rest of the Indian Premier League (IPL) tournament with an ankle injury and will be replaced by West Indies' Jason Holder, the franchise said on Wednesday. Marsh twisted his right ankle on his follow-thro Read More...

Youth charged with extortion, bomb blast made public in Bara

BARA: The District Police Office (DPO), Bara today made public a youth allegedly involved in extortion and bomb blast at a brick industry. Police identified the arrested person as Kapildev Mahato (36) of Parwanipur Rural Municipality-1 in the district. Mahato was arrested on Tuesday night. Read More...

Bayern's Neuer sympathises with fans not travelling to Supercup

BUDAPEST: Bayern Munich captain Manuel Neuer said he understands why so few of his club's fans have made the trip to Budapest for Thursday's UEFA Super Cup final against Sevilla as coronavirus cases continue to rise across the continent. Bayern won the Champions League final last month in an empt Read More...